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Director of Sate Health Services, Bijay Mohapatra
COVID19 Turns Endemic in Odisha, State Bats For Booster Shot

Meanwhile, the new cases reported on Monday in the State stood at 425, including 71 children. The state has also recorded 4 fatalities. It is being observed that the daily cases in the State are oscillating between 400-500 since last month.

PM Modi
PM Modi Lauds India's Vaccination Drive As Journey From Anxiety To Assurance'

There was a lot of pressure from different interest groups to give preferential treatment to them in vaccination, he said, while giving credit to Indian scientists and entrepreneurs for rising to the occasion to make the country aatmanirbhar (self-reliant) in producing vaccines.

A Dose For Each!
At least 1 Covid Vaccine Dose To Each By December End: Odisha Top Health Official

As the festival season is underway, the state government is trying to accelerate its vaccination drive. The government is planning to ensure that at least one dose is administered to each person by December end. This information was shared by Odisha Family Welfare Director, Bijay Panigrahi on Thursday (Oct 21).

100 Heritage Monuments To Be Lit In Colours Of Indian Flag To Mark 100 Cr Covid Vaccination Feat
100 Heritage Monuments To Be Lit In Colours Of Indian Flag To Mark 100 Cr Covid Vaccination Feat

The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country surpassed the 100-crore milestone on Thursday

Covid Vaccine
Total COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Administered In India Crosses 100-Crore Milestone

The top five states which have administered the highest number of doses are Uttar Pradesh followed by Maharashtra, West Bengal, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.

Govt Will Decide On COVID Vaccination Of Children, Adolescents On 'Scientific Rationale': VK Paul
Govt Will Decide On COVID Vaccination Of Children, Adolescents On 'Scientific Rationale': VK Paul

Zydus Cadila's indigenously developed needle-free COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D is set to become the first vaccine that will be available in India for those in the age group of 12-18 years. It has received Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA).

Pfizer To Soon Submit Data On COVID Vaccine For Kids Aged 5-11
Pfizer To Soon Submit Data On COVID Vaccine For Kids Aged 5-11

Last week, the US drugmaker and its German partner BioNTech, in a study, showed that their mRNA Covid vaccine is safe, well tolerated and produces robust neutralising antibody responses in children aged 5 to 11 years.

Biden Orders Companies To Require Vaccination For Employees
Biden Orders Companies To Require Vaccination For Employees

At least one dose of the vaccine has been given to 208 million people over 12 years, or 73.4 per cent of them, while 177 million or 62.5 per cent have been fully inoculated.

Covid Vaccination In Odisha
Odisha Issues Guidelines For Special Covid Vaccination Campaign For Teachers, School Staff

The Odisha government has released a set of guidelines for the launch of a special Covid vaccination campaign for teachers and non-teaching staff of schools across the State.

Covid Vaccination Of Tibetans
Odisha Govt Issues Direction To Ensure Complete Vaccination Of Tibetans In State

The Odisha government has directed the authorities to ensure the complete vaccination of people belonging to Tibetan communities residing in the State.

Unvaccinated People At Double Risk Of Re-Infection From COVID
Unvaccinated People At Double Risk Of Re-Infection From COVID

Although laboratory evidence suggests that antibody responses following Covid-19 vaccination provide better neutralisation of some circulating variants than does natural infection, few real-world epidemiologic studies exist to support the benefit of vaccination for previously infected persons.

Covid Vaccination in Odisha
Covid Vaccination: Odisha Govt To Increase Focus On Rural Pockets

The Odisha government will now turn its attention to aggressively vaccinate people against Covid-19 in the rural pockets of the State so that the inoculation exercise can be completed to a large extent before a possible third wave of the pandemic hits the State, Director, Odisha Health and Family Welfare Department, Bijay Panigrahi said on Thursday.

BMC Claims 100 Pc Vaccination In Bhubaneswar
BMC's 100 Pc Vaccination Claim Goes Awry, Politics Heats Up In Odisha

Days after the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) claimed to have achieved 100 percent vaccination against Covid-19, the serpentine queues at vaccination centres in the Capital city has heated up political blame game.

Road Blockade
Beneficiaries Block Highway Protesting Covid Vaccine Crunch In Boudh

Hundreds of people blocked the NH 57 near Adenigada in Boudh district protesting shortage of Covid-19 vaccines at the local centre

Danish Siddiqui
Why A Remote Village In Odisha’s Koraput Lamenting Danish Siddiqui’s Death?

OTV visited the remote Pendajam village near Mathalaput in the tribal dominated district and met local ASHA worker Reena Jani, whose multiple photographs clicked by the late journalist once dominated International media space.

37 Cr Inoculated Across India After 175 Days Of COVID Vaccination Drive
37 Cr Inoculated Across India After 175 Days Of COVID Vaccination Drive

10,98,62,585 persons in the age group of 18-44 years across 37 states/UTs have received their first dose, while 35,08,932 persons have received their second dose since the start of the Phase-3 of the vaccination drive.

Bijay Panigrahy
Covid Vaccination For Pregnant Women After July 15; Guidelines Today: Odisha Health Official

The government has already clarified that Covid-19 vaccines are safe for pregnant women and the special inoculation drive will be carried out as per the guidelines issued.

Bijay Mohapatra
Only 0.13 PC People Found Infected Post Covid Vaccination, Says Top Odisha Health Official

A fraction of the beneficiaries have been found infected with Covid 19 after vaccination. Their number stands at only 0.13 per cent of the total vaccinated population, said the Director, Health Services, Dr Bijay Moahapatra.

Covid Vaccination Centres Gasp For Breath As Crowd Throws Norms To Wind
Covid Vaccination Centres Gasp For Breath As Crowd Throws Norms To Wind 

While social distancing norms are violated, chaotic and stampede like situations also witnessed at vaccination centre across the State.

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Daily Covid Deaths Are Based On Audit, Not On A Day’s Fatality Count: Top Odisha Health Officials

In the wake of the controversy surrounding the alleged concealing of Covid deaths in the State, the Odisha Government on Tuesday sought to clarify by stating that the death figures updated by the government every day is not based on the fatalities reported on a particular day.

Odisha Administers Record 4 lakh Vaccine Doses In A Single Day
Odisha Administers Record 4 lakh Vaccine Doses In A Single Day

A total of 4,02,434 doses were administered to beneficiaries at 1735 centres across the State

Covid Vaccination Of Pregnant Women
Vaccination Of Pregnant Women: Odisha Govt Asks Authorities To Wait Till Orientation

The State government of Odisha has asked the authorities of all districts and municipal corporation bodies not to begin administration of Covid vaccines to pregnant women until the orientation programme for the exercise is completed.

Covid Vaccine Allocation To Odisha
Odisha Urges Centre To Allocate Balance Vaccine Share Of Pvt Hospitals To State Govt

The State Health Department of Odisha has requested the Centre to allocate the balance Covid vaccine doses under private hospitals share to the State government.

Odisha: Covaxin Rollout Soon For People In Ganjam
Odisha Govt To Introduce Covaxin For Vaccination In Ganjam

The State government of Odisha on Friday announced to introduce Covaxin for inoculation of people aged 18 years and above in the district of Ganjam. Manufactured by the Bharat Biotech will be soon rolled out for vaccinating people in Ganjam district including the Berhampur Municipal Corporation area from the month of July.

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Sputnik V Vaccine To Be Available In Bhubaneswar From Tomorrow; Know Details

As many as 20 persons will be administered the Russian-manufacture vaccine on the first day and later the number will be increased, sources said adding that Care Hospital has procured 600 vaccine vials in the first phase.